This image was snagged from the Nextnature.net site and is from the work of Koert Van Mensvoort
They have an interesting list of items that might be typically found in the Nano Supermarket including spider silk condoms, blood bots, chameleon clothing, twitter implants, edible software, food printer, etc. I'm looking forward to the ideas that come out of this project and if their predictions are right, in 2020 PharmaSushi starts hitting the shelves and we can all get healthy with some fatty tuna rolls!
What kind of technology can enable the designs of the Nano Supermarket?
In case you are living under a log, the J. Craig Venter Institute has announced their creation of artificial life! This goes a long way towards opening up the possibilities for living materials to do amazing things such as algae producing petroleum, or even medicine that can adjust to the mutation cycle of viruses! As a scientist friend of mine Mika said, "the revolution has begun!"